48 - Prudential Financial

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Like other insurers, Prudential has been under intense earnings pressure because of low interest rates, making it hard for the company to make a return on its investments. Still, Prudential ended 2016 with $58.8 billion (GAAP) in revenue, up from $57,119 in 2015, and its first quarter 2017 was also relatively strong. The company is the second largest U.S. insurer by assets, with 49,000 employees. And while it is based in New Jersey, about half of the company’s profits come from its Japanese operations.

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Key Metrics & Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$58779
Revenue Percent Change2.9%
Profits ($M)$4,368.0
Profits Percent Change-22.6%
Assets ($M)$783962
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$45,912
Previous Rank50

Company Facts

IndustryInsurance: Life, Health (Stock)
HQ LocationNewark, NJ
CEOJohn R. Strangfeld
CEO Title-
Years on Fortune 500 List23

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